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US showed gestational sac without fetal node. Advised USG after 10 days. What does this mean?

uterus is bulky. Uterine cavity shows a gestation sac with regular shape and outline and normal decidual reaction around it. the gestation sac measures about 20 mm in average diameter, corresponding to approximately 6 weeks of maturity. yolk sac is seen. no feotal node is seen as yet on present per abdominal USG examination. no adnexal or pelvic mass seen. advised: USG examination after 10 days for determination of viability.
Asked On : Mon, 4 Feb 2013
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Sep 2012
Hello, Welcome to HCM, I am Dr. Das

Look, the Ultrasound findings are indicative of some doubts about the viability of the fetus.

For confirmation, you have to do the ultrasound scan once again after 10 days.

The next step is depending upon this ultrasound scan.

You should also consult with your treating doctor.

Answered: Tue, 5 Feb 2013
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